Floor Covering Contractor Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

Carpet Inspection, Carpet Testing, Carpet Evaluation, Remking, Floor Covering, Contractor, Flooring, Wood Flooring, Cleaning, Restoration, Textile Cleaner, Color Repair, Floor Care, Hard Surfaces, Journeyman Water Restorer, Odor Control, Microbial Remediation

SERVICES:

Inspection, testing, and evaluation of all types of floor covering issues
Comprehensive report writing
Claims analysis and resolution skills
Industry experience since 1970

TRAVEL:

Expert works from an office located 40 miles east of Los Angeles, CA
He is available for travel, and located 5 miles northwest of the Ontario Airport.

CERTIFICATIONS AND LICENSE:

State of California Contractors License / Flooring and Floor Covering
National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA)
Institute of Inspection, Cleaning, and Restoration (IICRC)
Senior Carpet Inspector- Practicing
Master Textile Cleaner
Carpet Cleaner
Color Repair
Floor Care (Hard surfaces)
Health & Safety
Journeyman Water Restorer
Odor Control
Carpet Repair & Reinstallation
Applied Microbial Remediation
Commercial Carpet Maintenance
Upholstery & Fabric Cleaning
Water Restoration
Substrate Subfloor Inspector

AREAS OF SPECIALTY:

Floor covering inspection, testing, and evaluation
Report writing, review, and resolution
Writing industry related technical articles
Training

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS:

National Wood Flooring Association (NWFA)
Inspection, report reviewer, appeals committee
Institute of Inspection, Cleaning, and Restoration (IICRC)
Senior Inspector, Standards, and S800 committees
Past Vice Chair Consensus Body for IICRC/ANSI S800 Standard and Reference Guide for Professional Installation of Textile Floor covering
Past Vice Chair Inspection Division
Past Standards Vice-Chairman for Inspection Division
Carpet and Fabricare Institute (CFI)
Member Board of Directors / Administration, technical advisor
Low Moisture Carpet Cleaning Association (LMCCA)
Member Board of Directors / Executive Vice President
American Sub-Contractors Association (ASA)
Past member Board of Directors

PREVIOUS PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND:

Beaulieu Carpet Mill –
West Coast Field Technical Manager – Inspections, claims resolution, training
Major Accounts Manager
Shaw Industries (Carpet Mill) –
West Coast Promotional Goods Manager – Off goods, specials, drops, remnants, rugs
Operations Manager and RME for Contractors License Shaw Installation Services
Major Accounts Manager, Home Center Manager – Roll goods and area rugs, training
Carpet inspection and color blending
Philmarte, Inc.
General Manager multiple retail floor covering stores – Residential, commercial, installation, drapery, cut and bound area rugs.

EDUCATION BACKGROUND:

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona – Bachelor of Science in Marketing
East Los Angeles College – Associate of Arts in Business
Academy of Textiles and Flooring – Floor covering Inspection

MILITARY BACKGROUND:

United States Air Force

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